Paying for College

Paying for college can be one of the toughest parts of earning your degree—but it doesn’t have to be. Use our tips, tools, and articles to stay up to date on the best ways to pay for college, including scholarships, savings, grants, loans, and more.

College Savings Center

Prepare to pay for college with financial aid, 529 plans and financial planning.

College Scholarships

Students should look into the numerous scholarships available to them.

College Cheapskate

Some students are looking for ways to save and pay for college. Others are looking for ways to get free textbooks and free tuition.

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Download a Free Financial Aid Guide

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